Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing teenager Beautrice Dawo.
The 16-year-old was last seen in Melton West on 6 March but is known to frequent the Caroline Springs, Werribee and St Albans areas.
She is described as 160cm tall, thin build with long curly braided black and silver hair.
Police have released an image of Beautrice in the hope someone recognises her and can provide information regarding her current whereabouts.
Anyone with information about Beautrice is urged to contact Melton Police Station on 9747 7999.